Daily Archives: February 11, 2012

Video Shows Syrian Anti-Aircraft Tank Firing Randomly Into Peoples’ Homes

The scene of mad, senseless violence against civilians is a reminder that Assad will keep killing with impunity as long as he’s able. The above video, uploaded on Saturday to YouTube, appears to show a Syrian army anti-aircraft tank firing … Continue reading

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Syrian forces shell Homs ahead of Arab meeting

By: Khaled Yacoub Oweis and Dominic Evans Syrian forces bombarded districts of the city of Homs in their drive to crush a revolt against President Bashar al-Assad, ahead of a meeting of Arab foreign ministers due to discuss setting up … Continue reading

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As Syria burns, neighboring Lebanon feels the heat

By: Zeina Karam BEIRUT – The tensions between the two neighborhoods were building for days in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli. On one side live Sunni Muslims who hate the Syrian regime. On the hill above are members of … Continue reading

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West stays off Syria warpath despite worsening violence

BRUSSELS — Despite the escalating violence in Syria, Western powers refuse to unleash a Libya-type operation against a regime backed by a much bigger army and powerful allies. In Washington, Paris, London and NATO headquarters, leaders have sharpened their tone … Continue reading

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Syria unrest: Arab League set to discuss next move

Arab foreign ministers are meeting in Cairo on Sunday to decide their next move after a resolution on Syria failed in the UN Security Council last week. Officials say the ministers could discuss a joint observer mission with the UN … Continue reading

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Homs from the frontline: never-ending shelling and a child buried in the night

By: Paul Wood Abu Suleiman was working methodically to wrap the body of a seven-year-old girl in a white shroud. He didn’t flinch as a volley of mortar bombs crashed down only a street away. He has been preparing the … Continue reading

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Syrian forces shell Homs; truce in mountain town

By: Khaled Yacoub Oweis and Dominic Evans Syrian forces bombarded districts of the city of Homs on Saturday in their drive to crush a revolt against President Bashar al-Assad, whose ally Russia said it would not support an Arab peace … Continue reading

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Talk back TV gives voice to Syrians

ELIZABETH JACKSON: Every day the news from Syria get worse: children cowering from a merciless military; doctors risking their lives to treat patients. No food, water or electricity and of course the back drop to all of this, the incessant … Continue reading

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Video: Ambassador Ford says satellite images proof of Syria government violence

U.S. ambassador Robert Ford spoke to NBC’s Andrea Mitchell about the government violence that’s being blamed on terrorists. He says that satellite images of Syria prove that the Assad regime is committing violence against civilians and residential areas. Source: NBC

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SAC Press Release: Send your personal Valentine’s Day message to the Syrian people

SAC Press Release: Send your personal Valentine’s Day message to the Syrian people

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